The Associate Pastor will provide oversight and hands-on leadership to youth, young adults (including singles and married couples) and families in the English Ministry of Grace Community Baptist Church (GCBC). This position reports to the Church Council and is supervised by the Administration Pastor.
The successful candidate will:
Agree with GCBC’s statement of faith (refer to www.graceonkerr.org)
Have completed a theological education and/or degree from a recognized/accepted theological institution/school
Have at least 3 years’ experience in pastoral care and/or youth pastor experience (Internship included)
Be proficient in the English language
Have demonstrated ability to work and relate well with families, children and youth
Have experience and ability to preach
Be proficient with computer usage and software (i.e. word processing, emails…etc.)
Have good organizational and time management skills
Be able to share in managing the church’s daily administrative tasks
Be able to work independently, as well as work as a team with other Pastors
Hold a current, valid B.C. Class 5 driver’s license
Be familiar with the South Vancouver/Killarney neighbourhood (preferred)
The ability to communicate in Chinese (Cantonese and/or Mandarin) is an asset.
Expected salary: Amount offered will be guided by CBWC’s salary recommendations.
Position Type: Initial 3-year’s contract. Extension or renewal of contract will be subject to review.
Only applications via email will be accepted. Please apply by March 31, 2019. Send cover letter and resume to
the GCBC Pastoral Search Committee at firstname.lastname@example.org